Sonoma County Event Center at the Fairgrounds

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Off-Track Betting

Jockey Club Facility

Race Schedules

Race Horse

Get ready to watch and wager at the Jockey Club!

Great seating, delicious food and serious horse racing all month. Enjoy live thoroughbred horse racing from the best tracks in the U.S. and beyond in our comfy club with more than 100 big screens & TVs. In addition to heart-pounding racing excitement, we offer regular parties, specials, giveaways & much more!

Important Dates To Remember

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Breeders' Cup World Championships

This year of Thoroughbred horse racing has delivered what we have all waited for decades to be part of. You aren't going to want to miss the definitive year-end event to crown the international best of the best.

The Breeders' Cup Classic, run at 1 1/4 miles, offers up a $5 million purse to horses 3-years-old and older, making it the richest race in all of North America. Watch from the comfort of the Sonoma County Jockey Club as Triple Crown winner, American Pharoah, reaches for victory one last time before retiring to stud at Coolmore's Ashford Stud in Kentucky.

Friday, October 30 - Doors open at 9:00 AM
Saturday, October 31 - Doors open at 8:00 AM

  • Derby Room - (General Admission) $3 per person
  • Turf Club Admission - Table of Four: $50
  • Turf Club Admission - Reserved Individual Seats: $15

>> Click Here << for more information on American Pharoah and his competition.

For additional information, call the Jockey Club at (707) 524-6340.

Jockey Club Regular Hours & Admission


  • 10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Thursday
  • 10:00 am - 11:30 pm, Friday - Sunday
  • Closed Monday - Wednesday


  • FREE, Thursday & Friday (except big race days)
  • $3, Saturday & Sunday (FREE after 6:00 PM)


  • FREE most of the year, $8 during the Fair

Located at 1450 Bennett Valley Road in Santa Rosa - (707) 524-6340

Relax in the Turf Club

Turf Club
Sonoma County's Favorite Place to Play with Horse Racing Year-Round!

Enjoy a VIP experience at the Jockey Club. The Turf Club offers table side service so that you can stay focused on the race. Beat the lines and make your Turf Club reservation today.

Get your Turf Club tickets in advance.
Call the Jockey Club at 524-6340 to check on availability.

Turf Club

Never played the ponies? No Problem!
Our pari-mutuels are available at all times to assist you with your wager.

  • Click here for your printable
    "Beginners Guide to Racing"(side A)
  • Click here for your printable
    "Beginners Guide to Racing"(side B)
Big Boys BBQ
Everyone loves Big Boys BBQ at the Jockey Club

In between races enjoy the snack bar, full bar, or the Turf Club on the weekend, featuring Big Boys BBQ (regular Turf Club admission $3; $15 on special race days.).

Quick Links

Sonoma County Event Center at the Fairgrounds
1350 Bennett Valley Road - Santa Rosa, CA 95404
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